Press "Enter" to skip to content

Building a mini RETRO GAMING ARCADE with a twist

The past couple of months have been tough in Sydney thanks to the current COVID madness.
To get through the madness, I spent a day building a RetroPie Gaming Arcade on a Raspberry Pi 4B console to give my son a taste of old school games we played when we were kids. Retro video games like Pac Man, Mario, Space Invaders can all be played on these emulators!

The RetroPie is built on a Raspberry Pi 4 running RetroPie with some emulators and ROMs.

The more exciting part is building revealing the console to my son after we built it with only a keyboard for controls!

Join us in the build!

Starting a new company? Check out my 6 tech tips for start-ups.

Looking for in-demand IT Jobs? Check out my breakdown of hot IT jobs in 2021

Thinking of becoming an IT consultant? Here’s some reason why you shouldn’t!

Have you recently applied for a role in IT? Have a look at some of my IT job interview tips and tricks for some preparation.

Looking at becoming an IT consultant? Check out my background of how I landed in my current roles?

0:00 Intro
2:30 Intro to Raspberry Pi
4:30 Setup RetroPie
8:20 Oopsie
9:10 Attempt #2
11:30 Pac-man
12:30 Surprise Arcade
14:25 Wrap-up

Video transcription:


raspberry pi,arcade cabinet,retro gaming,video games,raspberry pi arcade,retro gamer,game room,home arcade,retro console,emulation console,raspberry pi 4,raspberry pi projects,raspberry pi 400,raspberry pi 4 projects,raspberry pi 4 gaming,retro console 2021,retro gamer tv,retro console setup,retro console emulator,retro console mods,retro console unboxing,arcade cabinet pc build,arcade cabinet diy,arcade cabinet kit

Be First to Comment

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    9 − 7 =